President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh, 53, on Monday, making his second high court pick in as many years.
Wisconsin's other senator, Republican Ron Johnson, said earlier this week that he supports Trump's decision to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy with Kavanaugh and was looking forward to a quick confirmation.
Some Democrats have called for a hold on the process since Republicans held up former-President Obama's nominee ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
"Judge Kavanaugh has written some troubling things about environmental protections, consumer protections, commonsense gun safety laws - all of which should be carefully examined by this Senate and by the American people", Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said.
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Later, in a statement provide by her office, Frankel said: "The alarming reality is that we are on the precipice of five men taking us back to the days of coat-hanger medicine, when women were maimed and killed as a result of back alley abortions". 'Hey everybody, I'm Brett, I'll be your Supreme Court justice tonight. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, on Capitol Hill in Washington, during a meeting Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
"I wish that he could go back there and vote because I think that he would fully support him". There'll be the usual attempts to sully his reputation not only in the Senate but outside of the Senate, but ... "We're not just going to stand by and let this happen".
Republicans hold a slim, one-seat Senate majority, and a party-line vote would lead to Kavanaugh's confirmation by the narrowest of margins. Abortion, like parenthood, is a deeply personal and sometimes complex decision for a woman, and no one can make that decision for her. Decisions about whether to choose adoption, end a pregnancy or raise a child must be left to the woman and her family to determine based on their faith with the counsel of their medical provider.
The AJC has not taken a position on the nomination, and Stern said it was studying Kavanaugh's record, specifically with regard to issues of immigration law, religious liberty, separation of church and state, and reproductive freedom.
He told the Sydney Morning Herald the whale did not have "any characteristics" to suggest it was a hybrid. Kristjan Loftsson, the managing director of Hvalur, said he was certain it was not a blue whale.
He did not say if the coach , the only adult with the boys for nine days before they found, was able to dive and walk out unaided. Wetsuits and scuba gear still hung along a walkway at the entrance Wednesday, waiting to be sorted by Thai Navy officials.
Some conservative activists have called for a "flash mob" of Flynn supporters to gather outside the courthouse Tuesday morning. Last December, the former lieutenant general pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation .
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In the past, it took the Progress ships about six hours or two days to reach the space outpost. "Third time was the charm". This time around, the Russian Progress freighter travelled from Earth to the ISS in three hours and 40 minutes.
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Now that Monster Hunter World PC release date has been confirmed, PC master race is ready to go on some monster hunting. As the name of the franchise suggests, the premise of the games is simple enough.
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